Snow Expected over North Texas and DFW on Friday 2/27

Final Update Saturday 2/28: Observed Snowfall Totals The following map was prepared by the National Weather Service in Fort Worth and is a graphical representation of over 200 reports gathered via social media, storm spotters, and official observers.  I will gather additional information that will hopefully provide additional details/specifics.  All updates starting with my initial […]

Arctic Blast Will Bring Record Cold on Thursday 2/19

Overview: The next Arctic front will move through Nashville by Wednesday afternoon (2/18) and through Birmingham/Atlanta by Wednesday evening.  This airmass will bring record-cold temperatures to the area, even breaking record-cold high temperatures.Final Update #4 Friday 2/20 11 pm EST: The following are the official records tied or broken, as predicted.  A warming trend is […]

Rain and Colder Temperatures on the Way for D/FW

Special Update (Sunday 2/15 8:00 pm) ***Freezing Rain Possible Over Western Parts of North Texas*** ***West of a line from Gainesville to Denton to Fort Worth*** The strong cold front will move through North Texas tonight as predicted in my previous forecasts. Behind the front, temperatures will fall rapidly into the 30s. As of 8 […]

Weather Myths: Too Warm for the Snow to Stick?

Before I begin this piece, I want to present a challenge.  The following chart shows the actual high and low temperatures for a full month at a location in the United States. *A condensed version of this writeup was also featured in the Douglas County Sentinel. Challenge: Can you spot the day with a historic […]